LocationBorger, TX
Building FunctionControl Room
Building Construction2015
Design Blast Load2.7 psi, 150 psi-msec

BakerRisk designed blast resistant upgrades to
strengthen the exterior walls and shield the existing roof structure of this control room. The upgrade included the replacement of the exterior doors and the removal of existing windows.


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